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The 26th Annual

African American Heritage Festival

10 am until 6 pm  Saturday & Sunday
September 20 & 21, 2014
Staunton VA

The 26th Annual African-American Heritage Festival will take place on Saturday, September 20 and Sunday, September 21, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. at Gypsy Hill Park, just off of Churchville Avenue in Staunton, Virginia.

AAHF Dance GroupThe festival includes live music and entertainment, a variety of foods and crafts from local and regional artisans.  All events are free and fully handicapped accessible. Vendors, participants and attendees are located under tents.  The schedule will be posted here as soon as it is final.

The festival will feature an extensive variety of ethnic foods and a remarkable array of quality arts & crafts.

The African American Festival is the largest event of its kind in Western Virginia and is hosted by a non-profit, volunteer group.  It is also sponsored by the Staunton Recreation & Parks Department and the Staunton City Tourism Department.aahf_group_pic_2

Saturday's events begin at 10:30 AM with Stable Roots performing.  Events end at 6 pm.

Sunday's events includes Joe Pettus and the Soul Shakers.  The days events end at 6 pm.

Excellent ethnic and American food, finest quality arts & crafts, free entertainment, fun and fellowship for the entire family will be available both days.

For more information, please call  (540) 337-7041 or (540) 886-0520.

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